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Dimbola Gallery and Museum, Freshwater – 18/11/16


Isle of Wight Day at Carisbrooke Castle – 24/09/16

5.30 – 6.30pm. Free Entry. Retiring Collection.

Sidmouth Folk Week 29 July-5 August 2016

Looking forward to returning to Sidmouth this year in our new duo line-up, featuring a mixture of songs and tunes from our native Isle of Wight.  Check out the programme here:

Wolverton Folk & Blues Fair 14/05/16

Fo’c’sle Folk Club 10/06/16

Songs of the Sea 20/09/14

The Spyglass Inn, Ventnor, IW, Saturday 20 September

Songs of the Sea

The Bestival 07/09/14

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Robin Hill Country Park, Isle of Wight, 12 noon, 7 September 2014.

The new CD “Wight Cockade” is out at last!

The new album “Wight Cockade” is here, at last, and advance copies are currently out for review.  You can buy your copy direct from us – or from the lovely Doug Bailey c/o Wildgoose Records (  Now, just before Christmas, Sainsburys were running a TV ad for a new Rod Stewart album claiming (genuinely!) that the CD was “…the only present you need this Christmas”  While modesty forbids us from making any such extravagant claims, we can’t help but notice that Easter is coming up…


“Both Sides The Solent” – Portsmouth Shantymen and The Dollymopps in concert, Saturday 19 October 2013

Both Sides The Solent poster

Photos by Tim Johnson ( More in our Gallery…